The project “Energy-efficient health and behavior monitoring with wearable devices and the Internet of Things” (FEATURE) is funded under the activity “Post-doctoral Research Aid” of the Specific Aid Objective 1.1.1 “To increase the research and innovative capacity of scientific institutions of Latvia and the ability to attract external financing, investing in human resources and infrastructure” of the Operational Programme “Growth and Employment”. The project is implemented with the support of the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Contract number with the State Education Development Agency (SEDA): nr. 9.-14.5/86

The manager and the responsible researcher of the project is Dr. Atis Elsts.

The objective of FEATURE is to increase the energy efficiency of health and health-related behavior monitoring with wearable devices and other wirelessly interconnected, computationally-constrained Internet of Things (IoT) sensor devices. The project focuses on using machine learning and IoT techniques for health and behavior monitoring.

Project duration: December 1, 2018 – November 30, 2021.

Total funding: 133 805.88 EUR, from which ERDF funding 113 734.99 EUR, state budget funding 13 380.58 EUR and base funding from EDI 6 690.31 EUR.

SPHERE Wearable 3 (University of Bristol) used in the FEATURE project.